"If I Could Go Back In Time" Essays and Research Papers

  • If I Could Go Back In Time

    If I could turn back time: Probably one of the most popular topics in science-fiction of all times has been the idea of time traveling. In literature and cinema, this topic has been written numerous times. We know, and love such movies as “Back to the Future," “Butterfly Effect." These, as well as many others are pointing mostly to one question: how can a person effect or change their entire life at the present by making even slight alterations in their own past? In my opinion, this is one...

    Future, H. G. Wells, Science fiction 895  Words | 5  Pages

  • If I Could Turn Back Time

    cancellation after study material has been despatched. DECLARATION AND UNDERTAKING I declare that all the particulars furnished by me on this form are true and correct, and I undertake to comply with the rules, regulations and decisions of the University and the Centre, and any amendments thereto, which may be applicable to students in general and to the field of study for which I am registered. I undertake to protect the copyright of the University and under no circumstances to make the...

    Address, Family name, Given name 348  Words | 3  Pages

  • If I Could Go Back in Time

    least once in his or her life thought: “If I could go back in time, I would…”. I think every person has something in their past that would want to change: some people regret about mistakes they’ve done, others about things they wanted to do, but didn’t resolve to. Mine would be that if I could go back in time I would pick one of the gifts I am good at and focus on one of them. I am a multi-talented person. It must have been because as a pastor’s kid I had to be ready to function wherever my father...

    American films, English-language films, Need 525  Words | 2  Pages

  • If I Could Turn Back the Clock

    I was at the medical centre on Friday for my monthly check-up. After three long years, Im finally expecting another baby. It has been a long wait. Every month, my hopes were raised as high as a tsunami wave, but each time they crashed down on me, thirty-six times in all. I felt as if God was punishing me but I wished that He would punish me more severely in another way. One thousand days passed before a little seed grew inside me. A lady with a big belly came in after me. She took a clear plastic...

    1000, Auto racing, Family 998  Words | 3  Pages

  • Why I Decided to Go Back to School

    Why I decided to return to school The Purpose of my essay is to give my readers some high in sight on a few different challenges in my life that helped motivate me upon my return to school. I am a single 45 year old divorced woman with six children. I needed a good paying job and a college education to be able to continue supporting my family. I am also the youngest child of four and the light of my mother’s eyes. I was once married to my children’s father for 20 years. My ex-husband was...

    Divorce, Family, Father 1892  Words | 4  Pages

  • If I could go back in time and change a

    If I could go back in time and change a decision that I had made it would be the time I decided to change schools my senior year. This decision was made because I relocated with my parents to a place that was about an hour ride from my high school. My mother gave me the choose to either travel back and forth every day, or transfer out my senior year. I decided to transfer out because I knew that my mother would be worry about me traveling at that distance every day. And not only that, I also played...

    Basketball, Game, High school 556  Words | 2  Pages

  • Because I Could Not Go Into That Good Night

    “Because I Could Not Go Into That Good Night” Brian Wissinger ENG125: Introduction To Literature Rozlyn Truss-Linder September 19, 2011 “The only two things guaranteed in life are death and taxes,” –Benjamin Franklin. While this is a timeless quote in the sense that death is in fact guaranteed regardless of time period, death’s role in society may in fact vary era to era. Emily Dickinson’s “Because I Could Not Stop for Death” and Dylan Thomas’ “Do Not Go Gentle Into That Good Night...

    Afterlife, Death, Emily Dickinson 1896  Words | 5  Pages

  • A Place I Never Want to Go Back to

    My wife and I had a house and it had and still has a very special place in my heart. I had lived with my love for many years, together since we were oh so very young. The house was white with black trimming, but most of the paint was chipped away on the back porch. Our house always seemed to have something about it that set it apart from all the rest. As you walk into the front door of the house you notice a long, slender stairway that led up into the main hallway of the house. The strong smell of...

    Iris versicolor, Night sky, Sky 1176  Words | 3  Pages

  • Go and Come Back

    Go and Come Back Posted on Monday, June 21st, 2010 at 11:02 am Book Review -Go and Come Back- By: Aery Yoo It is nice to have a place to return to. The author of Go and come back, Joan Abelove, acutely makes us realize that. The author, Joan Abelove has won many awards for Go and come back; It was chosen as ‘an ALA notable book,’ ‘an ALA best book for young adults,’ and ‘a 1999 Los Angeles Times book prize finalist.’ Her first book, Go and come back is a fiction...

    Alicia and Annie Sorell, People of the Book 2171  Words | 6  Pages

  • Time Travel: If I Could Travel Back in Time

    Mrs Hazleton English 10p February 19 2015 Time Travel If i could travel back in time i would learn as much as i can.I would go to my child hood, important dates in history, and try to find important political dates in history as well. and try to find where did my family came from. I could enter a time machine, I would love to be able to go back in time when I was a child. Taking the knowledge I have now from the life lessons I have experienced, I would definitely be able to change my life and...

    French Revolution, Louis XVI of France, Louis XVII of France 600  Words | 2  Pages

  • Why I decided to go back to school

    Why I Decided to Continue My Education There are three simple, and fairly common, reasons for why I decided to return to school to continue my education: Higher paying jobs, being a good role model for my children and personal satisfaction. Higher Paying Jobs: I relocated to California from North Carolina about 4 and ½ years ago. What was I thinking? The cost of living here is outrageous, the jobs don't pay that well and you are almost destined to have a roommate or two or three, just to make ends...

    Academic degree, Associate's degree, Bachelor's degree 926  Words | 3  Pages

  • A Time I Will Never Forget

    A time I will never forget It was winter 2010and the weather was bad. The snow was knee deep and still falling. I was at work and sitting at the reception desk. It had been such a busy night with people checking in and people coming off the street looking for somewhere to stay. A woman came in to the reception area with her three kids. Straight away I could tell she was a gypsy traveller, the way she spoke and looked. She went on to tell me that she needed a room for the night as she was...

    English-language films, Room number, Rooms 1069  Words | 3  Pages

  • This i would change if Icould go back to high school

    What I Would Change About High School If I had a time machine, and could go back in time, I would go back to my high school, with a few things in mind. In this essay, I will identify the five changes I would make to my high school: a jukebox, shared lockers, assigned parking, nicer restrooms, and choices at lunch. I can still hear all my favorite tunes now. All my friends, and I would gather every morning in the lunchroom before...

    Catch-22, High school, Higher education 848  Words | 4  Pages

  • First TIme I Snuck Out

    First Time I Snuck Out of the House My parents were strict with us kids at home. I was adopted into my family with three older siblings. I felt I got the brunt of everything when it came to the rules of the house. All of us children had chores that had to be finished before we were allowed to play with our friends. If my parents found out I listened to anything other than the Christian radio station, my parents took my radio away. My parents dragged us to church three days a week. I felt as though...

    Father, Mother, Parent 1138  Words | 3  Pages

  • A Step Back in Time

    A Step Back in Time As dawn breaks and I step out of my car into the crisp September air in Sandpoint, Idaho I find myself thrown back in time at the sight of horse drawn wagons or buggies. As they are being pulled by what seems to look like giants, and those giants are called Draft Horses. “Welcome to the 20th Annual Draft Horse Show and Competition”, is what I read on a sign as I walk into the main gate. The Draft Horse Show is so inspiring because of the stimulating sounds, the variety of people...

    Belgian, Domestication of the horse, Draft horse 1029  Words | 3  Pages

  • The time I snuck out; memior

    there is just nothing better to do.” I swear this girl could eat and eat and never gain an ounce of fat on her bones. Then again, she was a runner. Tamerah was very athletic and shy. She always got so nervous when her next meet would come, almost breaking down and having an anxiety attack. You never would have expected a girl like her to be so demanding. “Yeah, I know, I know. But maybe we could think of something to do.” “Like?” I asked curiously, considering I was not willing to make this girl another...

    2007 singles, 2008 albums, 2008 singles 2415  Words | 5  Pages

  • One Time I Helped Someone

    It was back in first grade, we had a big house, my parents were doctors and I’m studying in a good school. I was rich back then. When I first met this half Chinese person named William Lim, I didn’t care at all. My dad hired him for the reason to work for our family. For one thing, he drives me and my siblings to school. I guess he was a driver. I always see him cleaning off the leaves from the roof, washing the cars, and watering the garden. I didn’t talk to him; I just know he is getting paid for...

    Debut albums, Debut singles, English-language films 1296  Words | 3  Pages

  • If I Could Relive My High School Years

    16-3 B. December 9,2013 If I Could Relive My High School Years How often to do you reminiscence on your high school career? What you should have done or not? Whether you just graduated as the Class of 2013 or the Class of 1988 we all look back and wish we could relive our high school career and change a few things. Some of those things include playing sports, being in clubs, getting perfect attendance, hanging out with the correct people, etc. If only I could relive my high school career at...

    Chicken, Chicken McNuggets, Engagement 1080  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Smith Who Could Not Go to Hell

    The Smith Who Could Not Get Into Hell In the days when our Lord and St. Peter walked on earth, they came, once upon a time, to a smith who had bargained with the devil to belong to him after seven years if during that time he could be the master of all other smiths; and both the smith and the devil had signed their names to this contract. That was why the smith had set up over his smithy door a big sign which read: “Here lives the master of all masters!” When our Lord came...

    Devil, Fairy tale, God 781  Words | 5  Pages

  • If the Military and Government Could Go on Strike…

    Jennifer Hazel English 112-H02 21 March 2014 If the Military and Government Could Go on Strike… In an ideal world when someone does not agree with their boss’s actions it would be a wonderful benefit to not go to work until your superior sees reason and conforms to the subordinates’ logic. There are some careers, in which this is not only a great thought, but also an actual possibility. For example, unionized employees often go on strike when they have disagreements with management. In the event that...

    Dianne Feinstein, Federal government of the United States, National Park Service 1620  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Greatest Running Backs of All Time

    Hillmont Talada Danielle Cook English 1010 April 5, 2010 The Greatest Running Backs of all Time There have been many great running backs in the history of the NFL such as OJ Simpson, Ladainian Tomlinson, and Gale Sayers. But if you asked any football fan today the three best running backs to ever play in the NFL they would say Jim Brown, Walter Payton and Barry Sanders because as of today they still hold all the top rushing records in the NFL, along with some other records...

    American football, Chicago Bears, Cleveland Browns 1343  Words | 4  Pages

  • Back in Time

    Kassandra Hernandez Mr. Tompkins APUSH May 29, 2013 Back in Time Today society functions the way all it does now because several events in history. The United States has always been a major contributor to several countries, some decisions were better than others and some went against what they believed, U.S has always been a manipulative country caused by greed, discrimination within the color people has had it riots and protest, power is the fuel of it all wanting to conquer and destroy. Once...

    Abraham Lincoln, American Civil War, Emancipation Proclamation 1120  Words | 3  Pages

  • A Time That I Felt Proud Of Myself

    It was four weeks before my graduation, the day that my swimming test was appointed. I arrived at BMS Pool feeling really nervous; my heart picked up speed and I could feel my palms cold and sweaty. My aunt Jannel accompanied me because I could not imagine going there by myself. When we walked in, I saw no one was in the front desk, but across from the desk I could see the swimming pool, and my ears were greeted by splashes and squeals from a bunch of little kids taking a swimming lesson. They seemed...

    Anxiety, Breathing, Debut albums 1059  Words | 3  Pages

  • I Go Back to May

    Sharon Olds’ poem “I Go Back to May 1937” is written as if the speaker; which appears to be female is looking back in time to when he or she’s parents first met and married. The speaker throughout the poem does not seem pleased with the events that unfolded thereafter, but nonetheless understands that there is nothing that she could have done to stop it from happening. The poem gives a short glimpse into the life the couple had and the effect it had on the child/narrator. The poem is almost a flashback...

    Emotion, Family, Father 674  Words | 2  Pages

  • Because I Could Not Stop for Death

    "Because I could not stop for Death" In Emily Dickinson's poem "Because I could not stop for Death" the main theme seems to be the acceptance of Death. Emily gives reference to the theme by using "death" in the first line. The poem is unique and interesting because she presents Death in a different way by referring to it as an escort taking her on a journey towards eternity rather than making it seem like something frightening. Each stanza of the poem breaks down the journey through the stages...

    American literature, Emily Dickinson, Fear 1454  Words | 4  Pages

  • The First Time I Got Arrested

    The first time I got arrested It all started one warm summer night in Lynn, Massachusetts back in good old 1998. I had just almost passed my sophomore year in high school falling one credit shy. I was going to summer school for fifteen minutes every Friday morning and this is how my day started out. It was like any other Friday going to school to hand in some assignment and going back home to sleep for a few more hours but this day was different. My friend Sean called me up just as I got home...

    American films, Automobile, Beef 1124  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Time i ran away

    working with marine organisms. When I first started high school, I had a million questions about marine biology like what classes do I have to take, how many years of college we I need, how do I have to transform myself in order to be successful, and how much do marine biologists make? I learned over the years that, of course, I would have to take a lot of biology and understand the basics of chemistry, physics and math. A bonus would be having good skills in computers. I also learned that you have to...

    Biological oceanography, Coral reef, Dolphin 1382  Words | 4  Pages

  • Time Travel

    C-Band Mr. Frederick Time travel is one of the most interesting topic in science fiction. Time travel is usually depicted in movies such as "Back to the Future," "Time Machine," or Star Trek, you will see people hopping in strange machines or using a device that will take them back and forth through time. At one point almost every kid's dream or science fiction fanatic's vast imagination consist of some sort of time traveling to change their past or to go to the future. Time travel can fulfill our...

    Future, Middle Ages, Periodization 875  Words | 3  Pages

  • English Go Back To Where You Come From

    English “Go back to where you came from” A discovery is an experiential process that takes place over time. It involves a trigger that prompts reflection or reassessment thus leading to an altered outlook, enhanced understanding, greater learning and self-awareness. Discoveries inevitability leads to growth. By exploring new world and lands can lead individuals on a journey of a spiritual development and transformation. The people who encounter this journey can give them a greater knowledge of other...

    African people, Australia, Canada 934  Words | 3  Pages

  • Time Travel Theory Informative for Speech

    | Time Travel Theory | By: Nolan Rynearson | | COMM 101-01 | Marty Seigel 3/20/13 | Have you ever wanted to go back in time, and change the course of history, maybe for yourself or even the history written in your history books? Ever since I saw the movie Back to the Future when I was a little, I was fascinated by the concept of time travel. Time travel is the concept of moving between different points in time, in a behavior corresponding to moving between different points in space...

    Future, General relativity, Many-worlds interpretation 969  Words | 3  Pages

  • Way Back to College

    ENGLISH COMPOSITION I (GSC0940I) G. Denise Lance As I sit here now and reflect back on where I was and my thought process a year ago I would have never believed that I would have ever taken the chance to back to school.This was always a dream of mine but always just a dream.I always said to myself "Kajohn you need to do something to better your life something that will make you feel fulfilled because retail isn't",I would go home and literally...

    Adoption, Evil, Foster care 1435  Words | 3  Pages

  • Time Machine

    14, 2014 Time Machine P1: Telling Our Story T.S. Eliot states that, “Home is where one starts from, as we get older, the world becomes stranger, the pattern more complicated.” I do agree with T.S. Eliot, and I do have one story about my past that will prove his quotation. When I was 4 years old, I thought that life was a fairy tale. A typical fairy tale where I would be married to a handsome prince, and we will live happily ever after. Life would be very simple and laid back. All I needed to...

    2005 singles, 2009 singles, High school 1589  Words | 6  Pages

  • Because I Could Not Stop for Death

    Emily Dickinson's two poems, "Because I Could Not Stop For Death" and "I Heard A Fly Buzz-When I Died," revolve around one central theme, death. Though the two do centralize around the theme of death they both have slightly different messages or beliefs about what is to come after death. By discussing both of the poems and interpreting their meanings, the reader can gain a fuller understanding of the message Dickinson is trying to send to her audience and a greater feel for...

    Afterlife, Death, Emily Dickinson 983  Words | 3  Pages

  • Go Go Bama

    don’t even need to go outside or to the gym. You have the power to do it in your own house. We have devices that can monitor your steps you take, what your heartbeat is, how far you have ran, and to how much calories you have lost within your workout. I sat down with, Nick Ripplinger, high school student from Admiral Farragut, to ask him some questions about exercising and being healthy. I said, “So how do you stay fit nick?” “Any extracurricular activities?” He answered, “I do tons of sports...

    Coronary artery disease, Health, High school 981  Words | 3  Pages

  • Time Management is Key

    Time Management Is Key All the years of dedication and hard work to be a successful student has paid off as I step foot into my freshman year at the University of Indianapolis (UIndy). In these past few weeks I have come to find that college is nothing like high school. Being in college gives you a great deal of independence and grants you the opportunity of being a responsible adult. While this will be a bittersweet journey, I have been submerged by how quickly the clock has ticked. How do I make...

    College, High school, Love 1362  Words | 4  Pages

  • Let Everything Go And Relax

    Let Everything Go And Relax Rumi states, “Travel brings power and love back into your life.” I completely agree with Rumi. Travelling is the most favorite thing that I would like to do. I am a friendly person, and I can listen to people whenever they have problem or are upset. However, it is very difficult for me to express my opinions and emotions when I feel stressful and sad. At that time, I want to travel to bring my emotions back. Nowadays, we are living in the most modern and convenient...

    English-language films, Feeling, Life 1696  Words | 4  Pages

  • Go back to where you came from

    Go Back To Where You Came From Analysis - Religion Go Back To Where You Came From is an Australian documentary/reality show in which participants are given the opportunity to experience what the life of refugee and asylum seeker can be like, albeit edited and packaged for an audience. During the course of the three hour long series, the six individuals not only have the chance to get under the skin of a refugee in terms of achieving a greater degree of insight into what being a refugee really...

    Australia, Boat people, Canada 1099  Words | 4  Pages

  • Corregidor Island: A Travel Back in Time

    Corregidor Island: A travel back into time Corregidor Island is one of those places that I’ve been dreaming of to visit for the longest time. I’ve watched different travel documentaries, seen creative photos from several travel bloggers about how beautiful the Corregidor Island was. However, I would not categorize myself as a history buff but funny, how I was always amazed by factual remains of historical places and ruins that witnessed how rich and at the same time how beautiful Philippine...

    Battle of Corregidor, Cavite, Corregidor 853  Words | 3  Pages

  • "Time I almost died"

    mind. I remember everything just like it happened yesterday. I never pass that stretch of road without seeing it all again. I was driving in my new Volkswagen to my friend's birthday party on a rainy evening. The white headlights reflected from the mirror-like water and made everything very poetic. I peered through the mist, trying to find the right path for the car. The new car was different from my old one. Because this car's engine is much more powerful than the one I used to drive, I found it...

    2008 singles, American films, Debut albums 1410  Words | 4  Pages

  • Time and Technology

    For the assignment where we were supposed to go three days without technology, I chose to do it last week on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. I picked the days during the week to go without technology because they are my busiest days with school and work so I felt I would be too distracted to use technology anyway. The first day without technology was Tuesday. On tuesdays I have two classes and then I go to work after GISAT class at around 4:00 pm. I woke up in the morning and went to grab my phone...

    Attention, Distraction, Mobile phone 2070  Words | 5  Pages

  • Kn'A - Too far to back down

    it so imma tell u my story, here i go yo Verse 1 -In my world, dreams in you are just so hard to hold. -in my world, many stories yet have been untold. -but this time, imma tell you the story ,about a kid who grew up in a place, where the people threw his dreams just to mold. -But he stood up as a man,made a game plan, -toward his dreams, he just ran, -with a steel heart and wide opened eyes , -this is your dream boy this is no lies. -Go and just rise, earn that prize...

    Aftermath Entertainment, Debut albums 853  Words | 5  Pages

  • The day i met shakespeare

    The day I met William Shakespeare It’s 2pm local time in London and I just arrived. A 19 year old all alone in London, haha I’m gonna get lost. I might check in to the hotel and then check this big town out, tomorrow I’ll visit Madame Tussauds and Stratford-upon-Avon, where Shakespeare grew up. Madame Tussauds is pretty close to my hotel, so I take that first. I walked over there and by the time I was listening to British music. I got lost two times on my way to Madame Tussauds, so I bought a...

    2007 singles, 2008 albums, Anne Hathaway 1364  Words | 4  Pages

  • English Composition I

    English Composition I EN1320 Unit 3 Assignment Memoir (Revised) Sam Kerns 10/2/2013   Devastation I remember that call as if it were yesterday. I knew it was important to take that call from my dad. I sometimes wish I’d never taken that call that night at my friend’s place. Then again, I’m glad I did. I walked to the outside balcony of my friend’s second story apartment. The air was pretty crisp and the only light was from the light poles around the parking lot. I answered the phone...

    2006 singles, Best Friend of Charleston, Family 1599  Words | 4  Pages

  • I Just Wanna Be Average

    Analysis In this summary I will target the Jr high and high school audience. I feel each of them should hear this because this is the time they are deciding to go or not to go to college. I feel each of them need to feel important at this time because they have low self of esteem and they need to believe they too can do anything they put their minds to. I hope to influence a few of them to go for it become what they want to be not what someone else see for them. I wish this was a book that...

    College, Education, High school 1274  Words | 3  Pages

  • Reinstatement: Academic Term and Time

    is Robert Thomas Jr. I was previously a freshman at SVSU in the 2012-2013 academic school year, who was given Academic Dismissal. I am told that in order to gain readmission I am to write this letter to the Office of the Registrar. So indeed I am writing to you today to request readmission back into SVSU. I came to SVSU because I wanted to get away from home and see what life was really like. I had some family issues and wanted to get as far away as possible. But in doing so I also got to get my first...

    Academic term, High school, Personal life 1407  Words | 2  Pages

  • Compare and Contrast "I go back to May, 1937" and "Aunt Jennifer's Tigers"

    Tabetha Harrison December 6, 2014 English 101 A comparison of abusive relationships and what came of them Aunt Jennifer’s Tigers and I go back to May, 1937 both deal with abusive relationships and what lives on because of them, and they differ in the perspective of the abuse. Aunt Jennifer’s wedding band weighed heavily upon her terrified hands in contrast with the free tigers pouncing about the trees. The parents in Olds’s poem were “pitiful, beautiful, untouched bodies” but later they are said...

    Abuse, Bullying, Child abuse 877  Words | 3  Pages

  • There And Back Again

    English 105 May 23rd, 2014 There And Back Again Growing up, one of my most favorite places to go as a child was the jungle gym at Wardlow Park. I was always fascinated with the jungle gyms and park, and always made it my daily personal mission to go as much as I could. However, the Wardlow Park is vastly different now then it was back when I was a little kid. From the environment to the current inhabitants, almost every aspect of the park has changed. When I was a child, Wardlow Park was the cleanest...

    Baseball, Little League Baseball, Little League World Series 1030  Words | 3  Pages

  • Alex and the Amazing Time Machine ?

    goodness I made it back in one piece. I have my brother and the world is happy again. Especially since Carl and Little Davy have been sent to the beginning of time. First, I’d like to say that I have finally and successfully finished building my time machine but there’s a story behind that: Psycho gave me this booster for the time machine to finally get it running. When I got home, I was pretty excited because I was sure that it was going to work. Unfortunately, it didn’t work. I was so frustrated...

    Brian Wilson, Dog, English-language films 1157  Words | 3  Pages

  • lets go fishing

    Lets go fishing. My eyelids opened too a blurry yet familiar figure over me. I strained my eyes trying to focus in on the thing continuing to elude my vision, and finally my eyes start to focus in as I wake up. Kind of like a camera on its subject. All the colors and familiarities of the room started to get through, and my senses finally started to come alive as I moved and took in the feel of my environment. As that happened, the blurry figure from before reveals itself. It transforms into my father...

    2006 albums, Breakfast, Coming out 1488  Words | 4  Pages

  • I Can I Will

    While reading the book, I Can I Will, I found the messages that were sent across to be very forceful and pertained to a lot of my own life experiences. The book teaches me to overcome my negative preconceptions and always say “I can I will.” It also teaches me to believe in myself, have positive self-affirmation, and spend my energy on important aspects of my life. Furthermore, it enlists self-confidence in the reader and allows an individual to introspectively assess the qualities that are needed...

    Armenia, Armenians, Housewife 1584  Words | 4  Pages

  • Why I Love South Africa

    7 Day Creation “You will never find time for anything. If you want time, you must make it,” an aphorism that has been a great influence in my life. I mean, what is time? Time is a non-spatial continuum in which events occur in apparently irreversible succession from the past through the present to the future. To me, time is just a pigment of one’s imagination, and that travelling back and forward through it is all a matter of splitting the space-time continuum, and creating a portal or vortex...

    General relativity, Leonardo da Vinci, Physics 1727  Words | 5  Pages

  • If I Could Change One Thing About Me

    A Narrative Essay “If I Could Change One Thing about Me” Xerishya Jonpaula G. Gorobao MKIT – 101 Prof. Chona Lajom If I Could Change One Thing about Me Settings: - At Home - In School Conflict: -When I do have a problem with focusing on my studies, and at home, especially to my mom. Character: - My family - My friends Thesis Statement: - Well, there are many things I would like to change about myself, but If could change one thing about me, it would probably my attitude...

    2007 singles, Absent-mindedness, Cleanliness 748  Words | 3  Pages

  • time

    john doe ENC1102 2/25/14 ESSAY # 1 -Relate a time in your life when you had a “romantic notion” and convey how it turned out; When I was a kid I had a strange fascination with telephones. I’m not quite sure why, but they seemed to inspire a sense of freedom and independence in my small, growing brain. The day I got a phone in my room was a huge deal because at 10, I was definitely in the minority. My friends were envious but impressed. Many prank calls were made at sleepovers. That...

    Emotion, Soul 1033  Words | 3  Pages

  • Easy Come Easy Go

    come, easy go. I finally understand the phrase.. through the hard way. Don't worry, I don't diss exes. That's nasty. Anyways. Things were going so well for a moment, I was confident it would last, but fate had quite the opposite in mind. Everything was twisted, I felt hurt I've never felt in so long and for a period of time, I was lost. There is no other word that could describe me better than lost. I felt pain, I felt like I was left to survive by myself, and on top of everything, I felt the...

    2005 singles, 2007 singles, Critical thinking 694  Words | 3  Pages

  • Giving Back

    Ashley Lyon Communication Arts Giving Back In America we are very fortunate, the majority of the population is blessed with food to eat and a roof over their heads and the comforting promise of freedom and protection. Our country is solely based on the income and output of families and large corporations; the wealth of our nation allows most of the population to live comfortably. Being raised in a home where past generation family traditions and values are present; coming together to eat dinner...

    Jesus, Light, Lighting 1005  Words | 3  Pages

  • Because I Could Not Stop for Death

    Death Stops for No One Jaime Hayes Death Stops for No One The poem “Because I Could Not Stop for Death” by Emily Dickinson is an extended metaphor on death, comparing it to a journey with a polite gentleman in a carriage taking the speaker on a ride to eternity. Through unusual symbolism, personification and ironic metaphors Dickinson subjugates that death is an elusive yet subtle being. Dickinson portrays death as an optimistic endeavor while most people have a gruesome perspective of death...

    Afterlife, Death, Emily Dickinson 1288  Words | 4  Pages

  • This I Believe Essay

    there right next to you. I unfortunetaly learned the hard way that is not the case. I did learn that my family will be there no matter what happens in my life. Parents are there to put food on the table, take care of the kids, and make sure they are doing the best they can for their child/children. I believe that family loves you no matter what: if you mess up, get injured, basically anything that happens to you, you can go to your family for help. On January 16th 2011, I was with my two brothers...

    1998 singles, 2005 singles, 2007 singles 963  Words | 3  Pages

  • Is This The Place I Want To Stay In?

    The Place I Want To Stay In? October 24, 2004. It is the first day of school after moving to NY, walking in to class I realize I am no longer in a place I know. Everyone looks and speaks so differently, they speak a language I can't understand. Finally, a girl walk up to me, she is Taiwanese just like me. I was so happy when she told me she will be my translator for the year. Her name is Joanne, and of course she is my first friend. As the day goes by, I start to miss my old days when I was still...

    2008 singles, Debut albums, Debut singles 1200  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Time Keeper

    American Goldfinch I always thought getting out of your parent’s household was supposed to be fun and exciting, but all I am feeling is stress and regret. I had the perfect support of my mother and father always doing everything they could to make sure I was doing well in school. My mother giving me small snacks as I finished up my homework and my father with small motivational speeches that always helped me continue when I was stuck on a homework problem. If I ever did feel like I was too stressed...

    Bus, Carduelis, Chirp 1180  Words | 3  Pages

  • TIme Between Us Respone

    Title: Time Between Us Author: Tamara Ireland Stone Text Category: Novel Date Completed: 15/6/14 Time Between Us by Tamara Ireland Stone is about a girl (Anna), and boy (Bennet) and their extremely complicated but sweet relationship. Anna and Bennett were never supposed to meet: she lives in 1995 Chicago and he lives in 2012 San Francisco. But Bennett’s unique ability to travel through time and space brings him into Anna’s life, the only reason was to wait for his sister who got lost in...

    Choice, English-language films, General relativity 1324  Words | 3  Pages

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